The Ashes - 6th Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

Partnerships - Australia 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 26 MF Kent GM Wood - 1/26
2nd 10 KJ Hughes GM Wood 1/26 2/36
3rd 5 GM Wood GN Yallop 2/36 3/41
4th 63 GN Yallop AR Border 3/41 4/104
5th 101 AR Border DM Wellham 4/104 5/205
6th 86 RW Marsh DM Wellham 5/205 6/291
7th 41 RJ Bright DM Wellham 6/291 7/332
8th 11 DM Wellham DK Lillee 7/332 8/343
9th 1 MR Whitney DK Lillee 8/343 9/344
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 1st 120 GM Wood MF Kent - 1/120
2 3rd 115 MW Gatting G Boycott 2/131 3/246
3 5th 101 AR Border DM Wellham 4/104 5/205
4 7th 93 JM Brearley APE Knott 6/144 7/237
3 6th 86 RW Marsh DM Wellham 5/205 6/291
4 3rd 70 W Larkins MW Gatting 2/18 3/88
2 2nd 70 CJ Tavare G Boycott 1/61 2/131
3 4th 63 GN Yallop AR Border 3/41 4/104
2 1st 61 W Larkins G Boycott - 1/61
1 5th 61 DM Wellham AR Border 4/199 5/260
1 3rd 44 GN Yallop KJ Hughes 2/125 3/169
3 7th 41 RJ Bright DM Wellham 6/291 7/332
2 7th 37 G Boycott APE Knott 6/256 7/293
1 10th 32 MR Whitney AR Border 9/320 10/352
1 4th 30 KJ Hughes AR Border 3/169 4/199
4 5th 26 PWG Parker JM Brearley 4/101 5/127
3 1st 26 MF Kent GM Wood - 1/26
4 8th 24* APE Knott JE Emburey 7/237 7/261 (95.0)
1 7th 23 RJ Bright AR Border 6/280 7/303
1 6th 20 RW Marsh AR Border 5/260 6/280
4 2nd 18 CJ Tavare W Larkins 1/0 2/18
4 6th 17 IT Botham JM Brearley 5/127 6/144
1 8th 16 DK Lillee AR Border 7/303 8/319
4 4th 13 MW Gatting PWG Parker 3/88 4/101
2 10th 12 APE Knott M Hendrick 9/302 10/314
3 8th 11 DM Wellham DK Lillee 7/332 8/343
3 2nd 10 KJ Hughes GM Wood 1/26 2/36
2 9th 9 RGD Willis APE Knott 8/293 9/302
2 6th 8 IT Botham G Boycott 5/248 6/256
3 3rd 5 GM Wood GN Yallop 2/36 3/41
1 2nd 5 MF Kent KJ Hughes 1/120 2/125
2 4th 2 JM Brearley G Boycott 3/246 4/248
3 9th 1 MR Whitney DK Lillee 8/343 9/344
1 9th 1 TM Alderman AR Border 8/319 9/320
4 1st 0 G Boycott W Larkins - 1/0
2 8th 0 JE Emburey APE Knott 7/293 8/293
2 5th 0 PWG Parker G Boycott 4/248 5/248
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 27-Sep 1, 1981
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 13-17, 1981
England won by 103 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 1981
England won by 29 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 16-21, 1981
England won by 18 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 2-7, 1981
Match drawn
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Photos

Aug 27, 1981

Trevor Chappell of Australia during a training session before the sixth Test, England v Australia, The Oval, August 26, 1981

Trevor Chappell prepares to release the ball

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Aug 1981

Bob Willis celebrates after Graham Yallop is caught by Ian Botham, England v Australia, 6th Test, The Oval, August, 1981

Bob Willis celebrates after Graham Yallop is caught by Ian Botham

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